Day 8 – Departure Day

With a heavy heart, we left on Saturday. Before leaving though we did a little stroll down to Waikiki Beach with our coffee. It was a pretty quiet morning in […]

Day 7 – Compromise

Waking up today we wanted to do different things. I wanted to hike, Mike wanted a beach. So over our morning coffee we made our plan. We compromised, I got […]

Day 6 – Instagrammers

I have a love/hate relationship with instagram and its influencers. I adore instagram for keeping me connected to family and friends, for avoiding political b.s. and keeping me informed with […]

Day 5 – Old and New

Today we did our standard drive to the North Shore to revisit old spots and find new spots to enjoy. After breakfast of croissants, yogurt and egg veggie scramble we […]

Day 4 Word of the Day – Awesome

I think we exclaimed awesome about a million times today, from eating fresh papaya for breakfast to a stunning sunset. What an incredible, but exhausting day, we experienced. Breakfast was […]

Oahu Day 3 – Art

Art comes in many forms from man made to nature made, today we experienced it all. Our day started with an early morning breakfast of eggs with greens, banana and […]

Oahu Day 1

Our day started with the standard bad hotel coffee with a variety of breakfast snacks in the hotel room. We made our way over to the international terminal of Logan […]

Hello 2019 – Day 11

Today was travel day.  Time to return to noise, chatter, heated houses, flannel sheets and no views of the rising sun from our house.  So I relished  the morning’s sunrise. […]

Goodbye to 2018- Day 10

The last day of 2018 and our last full day here on island started with a spectacular sunrise. After a lazy morning of coffee and french toast sticks, we meandered […]

Homebodies – Day 9

We pretty much remained close to the house today.  No far out exploring, rather we explored closer to the house. Sunrise was lovely once again today. As we were planning […]

You Finish Where You Start – Day 8

Our morning started with a beach walk and you guessed it, it ended the same way. Up early hoping the day would deliver calmer winds, clear skies, beach walks that […]

Rainbow Watching – Day 7

It was a stormy, windy, rainy night.  It was crazy how hard the wind was blowing. The clouds obscured the sunrise and it was so windy, I swear the coffee […]

Island Life As a Visitor – Day 6

Today we have settled into our island life as a visitor.  It shouldn’t have taken us this long to get in our groove, but this time it did.  I think […]

Reunited and It Feels So Good – Day 5

I felt like a little kid on Christmas morning, all giddy with excitement knowing we would be reunited with our luggage today. First things though coffee down at the beach […]

It’s a Christmas Miracle – Day 4

We have a Christmas miracle and a Christmas Angel, Vern.  Vern found our luggage and will be getting it to us on Boxing day.  More on that later… Our early […]

Naughty or Nice List? – Day 3

I believe one of us was put on Santa’s naughty list and the other one was put on his nice list.  You can fight amongst yourselves where to place us… […]